Is Mac Malware a Threat Yet?

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

Malwarebytes discovered Fruitfly malware for Macs

Dr. Mac says: “Whenever malware is in the news, people ask me what I use to protect my Mac from malware. I still say “nothing,” as I have since time immemorial.” Find out why in this week’s Dr. Mac’s Rants & Raves (Episode #233)!

 

Consumers Trust Amazon More Than Apple

· John Martellaro · Particle Debris

Consumer trust

A recent survey showed that consumers have more trust in Amazon to keep their personal data safe than Apple. How can this be?

Dr. Mac Interviews John Sculley

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

John Sculley interviewed by Bob

Dr. Mac spent some time with former Apple CEO John Sculley talking about old times, Steve Jobs, and if the Reality Distortion Field was real.

Drive Genius 5: Guardian of Your Disks

· Bob LeVitus · Dr. Mac's Rants & Raves

Drive Genius alerts you before the problem becomes crippling.

Dr. Mac says Drive Genius has proven its value to him time and time again by alerting him to potential disk drive issues he’d otherwise be oblivious to, and then repairing the damage.

UK Election Throws Encryption Erosion into Doubt

· Charlotte Henry · Editorial

Prime Minister Theresa May has called for backdoors to encryption

This is important because once one Western democracy weakens encryption, the precedent could build momentum throughout the world, leaving everyone vulnerable to bad guys.